Mountain View, CA - February 28, 2014 - El Camino Hospital today announced that it has appointed Iftikhar Hussain as the hospital’s new Chief Financial Officer (CFO). Mr. Hussain will replace interim CFO, Ned Borgstrom, starting in April.
- Hospital among top 5 percent in the nation for aortic valve replacement surgery outcomes -
Mountain View, CA - February 26, 2014 – El Camino Hospital today announced that the Norma Melchor Heart and Vascular Institute has received a three-star rating for aortic valve replacement (AVR) outcomes for the period of July 2010 to June 2013 from the Society of Thoracic Surgeons (STS) National Database. This is the highest rating offered by the STS and ranks El Camino Hospital in the top five percent of hospitals in the nation for outstanding performance and outcomes in AVR.
-Citizen CPR, Provided Immediately After Sudden Cardiac Arrest,Can Double or Triple a Person's Chance of Survival-
-PulsePoint Alerts CPR-Trained Bystanders That Someone Nearby May Require CPR-
Mountain View, CA - February 14, 2014 - Today, residents throughout Santa Clara County will have the technology available to provide assistance to a person experiencing a sudden cardiac arrest (SCA) who may be in need of CPR. El Camino Hospital, the fire departments within Santa Clara County and the PulsePoint Foundation announced the availability of the revolutionary PulsePoint mobile phone application to all of Santa Clara County.
The El Camino Hospital Bariatric Surgery Program recently achieved its re-accreditation as a Bariatric Surgery Center of Excellence from the American Society for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery (ASMBS), the leading bariatric specialty organization in the country.
- Orthopedic Institute recognized for excellence in spine surgery and total joint replacement -
Mountain View, CA - December 19, 2013 – El Camino Hospital today announced that its Orthopedic Institute has been re-designated an Aetna Institute of Quality®(IOQ) Orthopedic Care Facility for spine surgery at both the Mountain View and Los Gatos campuses. Additionally, the Mountain View campus has also qualified for the Aetna IOQ for total joint replacement. Designated IOQ facilities demonstrate excellence in clinical quality, value and access for orthopedic care, and a commitment to continuous improvement.